Historical Thinking Teacher Instructionss in High School Social Studies

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WARS & WHY THEY EXIST -  'KALASHNIKOV'S DREAM'
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
Common Core
'Kalashnikov's Dream' is an engaging, cross-curricular program. Presented in four media-rich lessons as a ‘kit’, the completed program allows...
Recording a Dying Language | Global Oneness Project
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
Standards aligned
Students watch a film about a Native American woman who is the last fluent speaker of her language and explore the themes of endangered languages and...
Introduction to the Holocaust: Documentary Film and Classroom Materials
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
Standards aligned
Organized around a Museum-produced 38-minute documentary, The Path to Nazi Genocide , these materials and discussion questions provide students with...
Teaching About the Holocaust Using Survivor Testimony
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
One of the most powerful ways to teach about the Holocaust is to bring the voices of survivors to your students. Precisely because they portray...
How To Teach About The Holocaust
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
Teaching about the Holocaust to middle or high school students can be a daunting task. How should you approach it? Where should you start? The United...
Far from Home | Global Oneness Project
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
Common Core
In this lesson, students explore images of Syrian refugees migrating through Europe and discuss cultural displacement and the impact of photography...
Recommended Books on Genocide and Intervention
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
How do we prevent genocide? When does one have the right and moral obligation to intervene to stop mass violence? The books on this webpage offer...
Illiberal Democracy and the Middle East
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
On April 8, 2014, Shadi Hamid led a conversation at Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs concerning "illberal democracies" in a post-...
Martin Luther King and the Philosophy of Nonviolence
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
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Martin Luther King, Jr. is remembered for his achievements in civil rights and for the methods he used to get there — namely, nonviolence. More than...
Special Interest Groups, Climate Change, and Moral Leadership (classroom activity)
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
The controversial 2010 court case Citizens United v. FEC opened space for the creation of Super PACs, which are outside, disclosed groups that can...